What do the markings on shotgun chokes mean?

What do the markings on shotgun chokes mean?

What do the notches on the choke tubes mean? The notches indicate the choke tube constriction. A lower notch count means more constriction (tighter). A higher notch count means less constriction.

What is an Invector choke?

The proven Invector-Plus interchangeable choke tube system works hand-in-hand with back-boring to offer consistent, dense shot patterns with just the constriction needed for the shooting situation. Invector-Plus eliminates gases slipping between the choke tube and barrel that could damage the choke tube and the barrel.

What choke does a Browning a5 use?

The a5 uses (browning invector + ) choke tubes.

Can I shoot slugs without a choke?

You should not shoot slugs—or any other shot—through your barrel without a choke in place, since there is a very real possibility that you will damage the threading. If your accuracy with this choke is acceptable, stick with it.

Where are the choke markings on a Browning?

The fixed choke markings are denoted by * marks on the bottom of the barrel under the forearm assembly. 3 on the left barrel and 4 on the right. *** Modified choke **** Improved Cylinder

How do you know what choke to use on a shotgun?

The specific choke you use determines the range and accuracy of the shot. Many choke models available have identification markings on the rim of each choke tube. That way the gun owner will know what type of choke is installed in the barrel without having to take it out.

What kind of choke does a Browning B25 have?

In “Browning speak” modified choke is ** and improved cylinder is **- . This would be very typical choking for one of their 26-1/2″ barreled O/Us. Usually the 28″ barreled B25 Superposed guns came in Mod/Full.

What kind of barrel does a Browning shotgun use?

In all cases, the 16, 28 and .410 barrels in multi-gauge sets will be STANDARD INVECTOR — this means for all current Browning shotguns. Generally, 12 and 20 gauge barrels in Citori 725 sets will be Invector-DS. Generally, current 12 and 20 gauge barrels in Citori (non-725) sets will be Invector Plus.